To aid in its mission of supporting and promoting live theater in the community, The Carnegie Players award a scholarship to assist a local graduating senior or a current college student to supplement his or her college tuition.
The Carnegie Players will present The Garrity-Laird Scholarship to a student who is a resident of the Rensselaer Central Schools Corporation district, whether that student attends public, private, Christian or is home-schooled. The scholarship is also available to a current full time College student who was previously a resident of the Rensselaer Central School district.
The Scholarship is awarded anually to a student pursuing studies in Performing Arts or Theater Arts at the College level, and must have been active in school and community organizations. Preferences will be given to those who have been active with The Carnegie Players.
Scholarship applications are available on line at http://thecarnegieplayers.org/wp, the Carnegie Players Facebook page or may be picked up at JORDAN’S, 324 S. COLLEGE AVE., RENSSELAER. The application deadline is April 30th, 2014.